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Kevin Ellington replied to Todd McFarland's discussion What brand do you play?
"Hi Todd.  After 81 different guitars through the last 25 years, I've finally found "the one", a D.L. Wilson dread with mahogany back and sides & red spruce top.  I don't think there's time left to find one with…"
Feb 13, 2013
Kevin Ellington commented on Kevin Ellington's blog post What a guitar can do
"Thanks Kelley.  Had a few exceptionally well-spent nights recently with another pretty amazing guy, Don Wilson.  One of the most gracious people I can say I've known in all of the years of guitar-love.  Watching him build is as…"
Feb 2, 2013
Kelley Hatlee commented on Kevin Ellington's blog post What a guitar can do
"Well said, Kevin!"
Feb 2, 2013
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What a guitar can do

Evening all.  Can't believe I'm writing instead of playing.  Like I might have something to say that is of interest to anyone else.  Spending time with an old acoustic friend just leads me to think of what all a guitar can accomplish.  Fact (or myth) has it that the first guitar ever in North America landed here in my locale in the late 1500's, arriving with the French Huguenots at nearby Ft. Caroline.  Something between a lute and the early gut-stringed classicals.  Even if the intonation was…See More
Jan 4, 2013
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"Hi to everyone! Special thanks to those who started and maintain this outstanding site. Enjoy the music and the beauty of a fine guitar!"
Jan 3, 2013
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What a guitar can do

Evening all.  Can't believe I'm writing instead of playing.  Like I might have something to say that is of interest to anyone else.  Spending time with an old acoustic friend just leads me to think of what all a guitar can accomplish.  Fact (or myth) has it that the first guitar ever in North America landed here in my locale in the late 1500's, arriving with the French Huguenots at nearby Ft. Caroline.  Something between a lute and the early gut-stringed classicals.  Even if the intonation…

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